Oscar Wilde’s
The Importance of Being Earnest
(Two Ways)

Join us as we ask, "Who really wears the pants in 19th century England?"

At every other performance, the entire cast switches genders & roles.

May 28th through June 30th, 2019

Tuesdays to Sundays at 7pm
Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays are traditional casting.
Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays are reversed.

Central Park (103rd & Central Park West) from May 28 to June 16
Brooklyn Bridge Park (Pier 1) from June 18 to 23
and Carl Schurz Park (East 86th Street) from June 25 to 30

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Director: Stephen Burdman
Production Designer: Maddie Peterson
Casting Director: Stephanie Klapper+
Voice/Speech Coach: Joan Melton+
Movement Coach: Andrea Andresakis+

Algernon/Cecily: Ademide Akintilo•  
Gwendolen/Jack: Kristen Calgaro•+
Cecily/Algernon: Connie Castanzo•+  
Lady Bracknell/Merriman: Kate Goehring•
Merriman/Lady Bracknell: John Michalski•+
Jack/Gwendolen: Jed Peterson•
Miss Prism/Chasuble: Tina Stafford•
Chasuble/Miss Prism: Clay Storseth•+

Production Stage Manager:
Michael Fernandez-Fortna•
Assistant Stage Manager: Leigh Walter•

• Actors' Equity Association
+Associate Artist of New York Classical Theatre

This production is being staged in our signature Panoramic Theatre style, and the audience will move twice during the performance—once for each scene change. Approximate runtime: 2 hours.

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